World Class Congress to deliver a quality, premier world class oil and gas congress
Inter Congress Activities to organise fora for cooperation and other activities on specific topics and to organise regional events of relevance to WPC members and all stakeholders
Co-operation with other stakeholders to add value by cooperating with other organisations to seek synergies and promote best practice.
Communication to increase awareness, of WPC's activities, through enhanced communication, both internally and externally.
Global Representation to attract and retain worldwide involvement in WPC.
Youth (and Gender) Engagement to increase the participation of young people and women in oil and gas issues, including the establishment of a dedicated Youth Committee for the development of active networking opportunities with young people.
Legacy to create a central WPC legacy fund to benefit communities and individuals around the world based on WPC's mission
The Council is the governing body of the World Petroleum Council which convenes once a year. Its global membership elects the President and an Executive Committee every three years to develop and execute its strategy. The Council also selects the host country for the next World Petroleum Congress from the candidate countries. To ensure the scientific and topical quality of the event the Council elects a Congress Programme Committee whose members are responsible for delivering the high-level content for its Congresses.
The Secretariat of the World Petroleum Council is based in London, under the leaderhsip of the Director General and his dedicated team. WPCSecretariat@world-petroleum.org